Feeling overwhelmed by the Protection of Personal Information Act (what we call POPI)?
We don’t blame you. We often get asked what the ‘minimum requirement’ is to get ready for POPI. Here’s what you can do:
Protection of personal information
HERE’S HOW WE USUALLY TACKLE A POPI PROJECT:
Invite us to come and talk to your team about getting your own POPI project started.
MAYBE YOU’RE JUST WONDERING WHAT POPI IS ALL ABOUT?
The Protection of Personal Information Act will apply to all businesses in South Africa – big and small, no matter what industry you’re in. It’s not in force yet but we can help your business to get ready. When it comes to POPI, we have literally written the book. Don’t worry it is written in human.
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